By Emer Smyth,Maureen Lyons,Merike Darmody
By Emer Smyth,Maureen Lyons,Merike Darmody
By R. A. Markus
By Nicolas Laos
"Nicolas Laos's The Metaphysics of global Order not just summarizes, evaluates, and extends the most important literature in philosophy, theology, and political thought, but in addition it's a artistic and monstrous contribution to political philosophy and international order reviews. it's a masterful interdisciplinary study paintings and it truly is truly and engagingly written from commencing to end."
--Evanghelos Moutsopoulos, examine middle for Greek Philosophy, Academy of Athens, Athens, Greece
"Nicolas Laos is an exceptional student. His publication, The Metaphysics of global Order, is a masterpiece. The author's imaginative and prescient is to mix philosophy, theology, and political concept so one can suggest a unified conception of worldwide order. somebody attracted to overseas and political experiences needs to learn the book!"
--John M. Nomikos, study Institute for eu and American experiences (RIEAS), Athens, Greece
Nicolas Laos was once born in Athens, Greece in 1974. he's Founder and Chairman of the learn Institute for Noopolitical and Geopolitical reports (RINGS) and a companion (expert on Geopolitics and global protection) of R‐Techno inner most intelligence company.
By Giuseppe, Professor Giordan,Linda, Professor Woodhead
Prayer is a principal element of faith. Even among those that have deserted equipped faith degrees of prayer stay excessive. but the main uncomplicated questions stay unaddressed: What precisely is prayer? How does it range? Why do humans pray and in what events and settings? Does prayer suggest a god, and if this is the case, what variety? A Sociology of Prayer addresses those basic questions and opens up vital new debates.
Drawing from faith, sociology of faith, anthropology, and ancient views, the participants concentrate on prayer as a social in addition to a private subject and situate prayer within the stipulations of complicated overdue sleek societies all over the world. featuring clean empirical facts on the subject of unique theorising, the quantity additionally examines the cloth points of prayer, together with the gadgets, our bodies, symbols, and areas with which it can be integrally connected.
By William DuBay,Phillip Berryman,Fr.Juan Romero,Terrence Halloran,Roger Kuhn,Mary Ann Smith
By Susan B. Hansen
By Michael E. Goodich
By Davíd Carrasco
By James Aho
Double-entry bookkeeping (DEB), sleek capitalism’s at the start calculative know-how, was once “invented” throughout the heart a long time whilst revenue making used to be morally stigmatized. James Aho examines the problematical of lucrative and provides an explanatory knowing of the paradoxical coupling of revenue looking and morality via situating DEB within the non secular situations from which it emerged, particularly the newly instituted sacrament of penance, that's, confession.
Confession impacted the consciences of medieval businessmen either via its sacramental shape and during its ethical teachings. the shape of confession produced frequent conduct of ethical scrupulosity (leading to compulsive list keeping); the content material of confession taught that trade itself used to be morally suspect. Scrupulous businessmen have been therefore pushed to justify their affairs to church, commune, and themselves. by way of DEB, profitable used to be “Christianized” and Christianity was once made extra amenable to the pursuit of wealth. even though DEB is usually considered solely as a scientifically impartial account of the move of cash via an organization, it continues to be because it was once initially devised, a rhetorical argument.
James Aho is Professor of Sociology at Idaho country collage and is the writer of many books, together with The issues of the area: A Social Phenomenology and The Orifice as Sacrificial web site: tradition, association, and the Body.
By Zenon Rozanski,Christine C. Schnusenberg
This booklet makes unambiguously transparent that Auschwitz continues to be, within the reminiscence of many Poles, a martyrology of its people.
Caps Off . . . is the 1st ever English translation of Mützen ab . . ., a document concerning the studies within the Punishment corporation (SK) of the KZ Auschwitz by means of the Polish journalist and prisoner Zenon Rozanski. This file, in accordance with the immediacy of expertise, deals a tremendous contribution to present wisdom approximately focus and dying camps in nationwide Socialist Germany. This narrative record through a person Polish prisoner is a voice for the numerous, nameless sufferers of all nationalities who have been exterminated within the fuel chambers of Auschwitz. It additionally brings into concentration the truth of an undaunted human spirit who continued and withstood the bestiality of the SS males. Rozanski not just casts into narrative this adventure of utter darkness but additionally captures the rays and glimmers of sunshine, desire, and worthy moments of human dignity which penetrated this unbelievably hellish environment.
Christine C. Schnusenberg is an self sufficient learn pupil who acquired her PhD from the college of Chicago within the division of Germanic Languages and Literatures, and she or he accomplished postdoctoral reports within the background and Philosophie of faith within the Committee on Social notion. She is the writer of The Mythological Traditions of Liturgical Drama: The Eucharist as Theater (2010).